Is Polyester Bad for Eczema?

Is Polyester Bad for Eczema?

Are you struggling to get your child with eczema dressed? Maybe the problem is not your child. Perhaps the issue is the clothing your child is wearing! Have you checked the label on your child’s clothes recently? Clothing containing synthetic fabrics - especially polyester - is a known irritant for kids with eczema. 
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Where to Find Sustainable Clothing for Kids

Where to Find Sustainable Clothes for Kids

For parents who are committed to dressing their children in Earth-friendly non-toxic materials, it can be a challenge to find organic, sustainable kids clothes that don’t cost a fortune. While...
Natural Fiber Clothing

8 Reasons to Make the Switch to Natural Fiber Clothing

Natural fibers are back in style, and there’s a very good reason why. Not only do they breathe better than their synthetic counterparts, but they are also much more eco-friendly than the traditional stuff you’re used to seeing on the racks at your local department store. 
The Essential Guide to Building a Capsule Wardrobe for Kids

The Essential Guide to Building a Capsule Wardrobe for Kids

A capsule wardrobe is the ultimate way to feel confident that your child will have clothes that look and feel great without having an overflowing closet full of clothes that...
GOTS Certified

GOTS Certified Organic Cotton: The Best Clothing for Kids

Not all organic cotton is created equal. GOTS certified organic cotton is recognized as the gold standard for organic cotton. The GOTS certification ensures that the organic cotton you purchase is sustainably and ethically produced.
Finding Underwear for Sensitive Skin

Finding Underwear for Sensitive Skin

If your child complains that their clothes are itchy, scratchy, or uncomfortable, they’re not being fussy and it’s not just their imagination. Research shows that many children have skin sensitivities,...
Sustainable Basics

The Softest, Most Sustainable Basics for Kids

Cheap synthetics like polyester and nylon feel icky and sticky against your child’s skin, especially when the temperature rises. They also tend to fall apart after just a few washes which is bad news because synthetic fabrics need to be washed all the time. 
How Starting a Sustainable Clothing Brand Saved My Kids' Skin

How Starting a Sustainable Clothing Brand Saved My Kids' Skin

A common myth about sustainable fashion is that it has to be boring and unattractive with no flair or pizzazz. But this couldn’t be further from the truth! Starting a...